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Ethnic Drums
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performed by Anjey Satori, 1969- (Anjey Satori, 2010), 57 mins
After a series of slow and calming albums, Anjey Satori in his next album invites the listener to taste quite lively and energetic rhythms of different ethnic drums and other percussion. African, Tibetan and shaman drums and percussion fit very well for the practice of dynamic meditations.
performed by Anjey Satori, 1969- (Anjey Satori, 2010), 57 mins
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Everything Comes to Those Who Wait
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performed by The Celtic Reggae Revolution (Magnatune, 2015), 44 mins
performed by The Celtic Reggae Revolution (Magnatune, 2015), 44 mins
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Fiesta Mexicana: Javier de Leon's Panorama of Mexico, Old and New
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(Monitor Records, 1993), 44 mins

Fiesta Mexicana contains a mix of songs and dance medleys from the festive Mexican music tradition. One track combines the familiar "La Cucaracha" with the song "La Madrugada." The medley draws you in by stating the theme to "La Cucaracha" slowly and wearily at first, then gradually picks up to a lively dance t...

(Monitor Records, 1993), 44 mins
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Folk Dances and Dance Songs of Argentina
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(Folkways Records, 1958), 34 mins
"Argentina has a rich and varied repertoire of folk dances, which were the result of the blending of two distinct streams of culture. First came the serious and somber dances of the Altiplano Indians, who came to Argentina from the north. Then came the Spaniards, who brought with them the colorful and animated r...
(Folkways Records, 1958), 34 mins
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Folk Guitar, Bahaman Ballads and Rhyming Spirituals
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produced by Samuel Barclay Charters, 1929-2015 (Folkways Records, 1964), 37 mins

This collection of three virtuosos from the island of Andros is a compilation of several recordings not previously released on Samuel Charters’ series of Bahamian music (see SFW40066, FW03845, and FW03846). Opening with the country’s premiere folk guitarist, Joseph Spence, whose distinctive playing style is...

produced by Samuel Barclay Charters, 1929-2015 (Folkways Records, 1964), 37 mins
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Folk Music of Jamaica
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produced by Edward Seaga, 1930-2019 (Folkways Records, 1956), 44 mins

This compilation provides a glimpse into the secular and religious musics of Jamaica. Work songs sung to occupy and energize manual laborers are placed side by side with "ring play" which consists of spontaneous song-games played in a circle in the moonlight, sometimes during wakes; Christian cult music of Reviva...

produced by Edward Seaga, 1930-2019 (Folkways Records, 1956), 44 mins
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Folk Songs of Mexico
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(Folkways Records, 1958), 53 mins
"Mr. Cruz is totally blind. He got married in the spring of 1957, and his wife, Lucila, sometimes sings with him. He sings in the various sidewalk cafés of Oaxaca and is occasionally hired by a family to help celebrate some happy occasion. He is known affectionately in the community as Alfonsito or Pancho..."...
(Folkways Records, 1958), 53 mins
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Folk Songs of Puerto Rico
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produced by Henrietta Yurchenco, 1916-2007 (Folkways Records, 1971), 42 mins

It’s all about cultural roots: on this record, the presence of the decima (a ballad-like song form often philosophical in nature) and the pasodoble (a fast Spanish dance that introduces a bull fight and the entrance of the bull fighters) reflects the cultural association of the majority Puerto Ricans to their...

produced by Henrietta Yurchenco, 1916-2007 (Folkways Records, 1971), 42 mins
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Footsteps in the Sand
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produced by Emily Burridge, fl. 2010; performed by Emily Burridge, fl. 2010 (Magnatune, 2013), 49 mins
produced by Emily Burridge, fl. 2010; performed by Emily Burridge, fl. 2010 (Magnatune, 2013), 49 mins
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